MMAjunkie reader predictions: Make your picks for UFC 215 and the championship doubleheader

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We want your predictions for Saturday’s UFC 215 event, which features a championship doubleheader.

Our staff picks feature includes the consensus picks from MMAjunkie readers. Simply cast your vote for each bout below, and we’ll use the official tallies that are registered by Thursday at noon ET (9 a.m. PT).

Those MMAjunkie MMA reader consensus picks will be part of the UFC 215 staff picks we release on Friday ahead of the event. UFC 215 takes place Saturday at Rogers Place in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, and the main card airs on pay-per-view following prelims on FS1 and UFC Fight Pass.

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Champ Demetrious Johnson vs. Ray Borg

Records: Demetrious Johnson (26-2-1 MMA, 14-1-1 UFC), Ray Borg (11-2 MMA, 5-2 UFC)
Past five: Johnson 5-0, Borg 4-1
Division: Flyweight
Rankings: Johnson No. 1 (and No. 2 pound-for-pound), Borg No. 5
Odds (as of 9/3/17): Johnson -900, Borg +600

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Champ Amanda Nunes vs. Valentina Shevchenko

Records: Amanda Nunes (14-4 MMA, 7-1 UFC), Valentina Shevchenko (14-2 MMA, 3-1 UFC)
Past five: Nunes 5-0, Shevchenko 4-1
Division: Women’s bantamweight
Rankings: Nunes No. 1, Shevchenko No. 2
Odds (as of 9/3/17): Shevchenko -120, Nunes -110

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Rafael dos Anjos vs. Neil Magny

Records: Rafael dos Anjos (26-9 MMA, 15-7 UFC), Neil Magny (19-5 MMA, 12-4 UFC)
Past five: dos Anjos 3-2, Magny 4-1
Division: Welterweight
Rankings: Magny No. 10
Odds (as of 9/3/17): dos Anjos -200, Magny +170

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Ilir Latifi vs. Tyson Pedro

Records: Ilir Latifi (12-5 MMA, 5-3 UFC), Tyson Pedro (6-0 MMA, 2-0 UFC)
Past five: Latifi 3-2, Pedro 5-0
Division: Light heavyweight
Rankings: Pedro honorable mention
Odds (as of 9/3/17): n/a

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Gilbert Melendez vs. Jeremy Stephens

Records: Gilbert Melendez (22-6 MMA, 1-4 UFC), Jeremy Stephens (25-14 MMA, 12-13 UFC)
Past five: Melendez 1-4, Stephens 2-3
Division: Featherweight
Rankings: None
Odds (as of 9/3/17): Stephens -120, Melendez +100

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For more on UFC 215, check out the UFC Rumors section of the site.

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